2018 Evendale Fine Art Exhibit Call to Artists NOW OPEN!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact: Susan Gordy, (513) 563-1350, susan.gordy@evendaleohio.org

Visit us online at www.evendalearts.org

 

Call to Artists

Evendale Fine Art Annual Exhibit 2018

                                                                   MAY 4-7, 2018

Sponsored by the Village of Evendale and the Evendale Cultural Arts Center
Exhibit is held at the Evendale Recreation Center

 

The Evendale Cultural Arts Center is accepting applications for the Evendale Fine Art Exhibit, to be held at the Evendale Recreation Center May 4-7, 2018. Opening: Friday, May 4, 6-9 p.m.

ECAC is honored to celebrate the diverse, talented artists living or working within a 50 mile radius of Evendale, warmly encouraging all artists 21 and over to participate in the Evendale Fine Art Exhibit. It will be juried by well-known local artist Jan Boone.

Accepted Works

Eligible media include paintings (oils, acrylic, watercolor, and pastels), sketches, etchings and sculpture. All artwork must be original and created from conception to completion by the artist.  Work that is copied from other artist’s work, copied from published photos, or photos taken by someone other than the artist will not be accepted. As this is held in a family recreation center, artwork will be evaluated for appropriateness. No photography or manipulated photography, digital or any other media. No painted giclee prints or any other type of reproductions are permitted.

Entry Requirements & Deadlines

The show is open to artists 21 and older who live within a fifty-mile radius of the ECAC, 10500 Reading Rd. Deadline for applications is Friday, March 16. Entry fees are $30 for the first piece and $10 for each additional piece, $20 for Early Bird entry for the first piece and $5 for each additional piece. All fine art accepted as long as it can be handled by one person. For more information, call 563-1350 or visit EvendaleArts.org

Early Bird Deadline Friday, March 9, 2018 with full payment.

Final Deadline Friday, March 16, 2018 with full payment.

Drop off accepted artwork at the Evendale Recreation Center, 10500 Reading Rd, 45241, 513-563-1350, May 1 from 4-6 pm or May 2 from 10 am – 1 pm.

Payment must be received by above deadlines for consideration in exhibit. You can pay online or mail a check.

To apply, create an account at  CallForEntry.org to submit entries and payment.

** Entry fees  are non-refundable**

Fine Arts Show Awards

Best of show receives $500 and a one-person exhibit at the ECAC. Second prize is $350. Third prize is $200. Three Honorable Mention prizes are $50 each.

Need Help Preparing Digital Files?

Mark Westermeyer will photograph up to 5 paintings or prepare up to 5 images per artist for submission. To schedule a session, please contact Susan Gordy at 563-1350 or susan.gordy@evendaleohio.org.

Location: Evendale Cultural Arts Center

Dates:  Tuesday, February 27,   12:15 pm—4:15 pm

             Saturday, March 3, 12:30—4:30 pm

Cost:   $10 for 3 images on a USB Flash Drive

            -additional images $5 each,

            -additional USB Flash Drives $5 each

ECAC Director Susan Gordy will be on hand both days to assist artists with the application process in CallforEntry.org. To schedule a tutorial, please contact the center at 563-1350 or email susan.gordy@evendaleohio.org